Michael Jordan

BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 3: Jim Redmond tries to comfort his son Derek, who cries after suffering an injury during the 400m semifinal at the Olympic games 03 August 1992 in Barcelona. Derek Redmond, who was one of the favorites to win the gold medal, pulled a muscle while running and fell down but refused to be carried out on a stretcher and insisted on crossing the finish line despite the pain. (Photo credit: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

12 Memorable Dad Moments In Sports

Whether good or bad, these are the most memorable sports moments involving athletes and their fathers

06/19/2015

LeBron James cut his head when he crashed into a cameraman in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: MJ’s Flu Game Vs. LeBron’s Head Wound Game

Sports law says we must compare historical greats when they’re wounded.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

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Top 5 NBA Finals Moments

We’re a little over 24 hours away from the NBA Finals getting underway pitting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James against the “Splash Brothers” of Golden State.

06/02/2015

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Michael Jordan Could Still Beat LeBron James?

A new poll says that 34% of NBA fans think MJ could beat Lebron right now in one-on-one.

05/15/2015

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Sneakers Worn By Michael Jordan During Rookie Season Sell For More Than $71K

A pair of sneakers worn by Michael Jordan during his rookie year with the Chicago Bulls just sold for $71,553.

04/27/2015

UNDATED: Michael Jordan #23 of the Chicago Bulls looks on durng a NBA game. Michael Jordan played for the Chicago Bull from 1981 through 1998.

Adidas Apparently Passed On Signing Michael Jordan Because He Wasn’t Tall Enough

This is a decision to regret.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

This pair of Nike shoes was purportedly worn by Michael Jordan at the dawn of his NBA career. (CBS)

Up For Auction: Game-Worn Shoes From The Dawn Of Michael Jordan’s NBA Career

An auction house is preparing to sell what it says is a pair of Nike basketball shoes Jordan wore in 1984. CBS 2’s Mike Parker takes a peek.

03/20/2015

Thunder guard Russell Westbrook. (Getty Images)

Russell Westbrook Becomes First Player Since Michael Jordan To Get 4 Straight Triples-Doubles

Westbrook is joining some elite company with his recent play.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2015

Jerry Reinsdorf, left, and Michael Jordan in 1993. (Getty Images)

Forbes: Michael Jordan, Jerry Reinsdorf Join Billionaires’ Club

Jordan’s net worth is valued at $1 billion, while Reinsdorf’s is at $1.3 billion.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Tiger Woods is carted off after withdrawing from the Farmers Insurance Open. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: It’s No Fun Seeing Tiger Like This

A generational talent is out of sorts, and it’s difficult to watch.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2015

CSN Chicago basketball analyst Will Perdue. (Getty Images)

Will Perdue: Michael Jordan Punched Me After 2nd Unit Was ‘Kicking Butt’

“He got me pretty good,” Perdue says.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2015

Michael Jordan in 1989. (Brian Drake/NBAE/Getty Images)

Horace Grant Tells The Story About When Michael Jordan Punched Will Perdue

Jordan got to hit who he wanted, but you couldn’t touch him.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2015

Jameis Winston. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Your 2015 Sports New Year’s Resolution

As fans, let’s work to gain more perspective.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2015

A mint condition 1986 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie card, one of five known to be in "Pristine 10" condition. (Credit: Heritage Auctions)

Jordan’s Rookie Card To Be Auctioned Off

Heritage Auctions in Dallas is offering the card from 1986 in an online auction where it’s expected to sell after midnight Thursday. The consigner wishes to remain anonymous.

11/06/2014

President Barack Obama. (Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Zings MJ After Comments On His Golf Game

He might want to spend more time thinking about the Bobcats — or the Hornets,” Barack Obama says.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Hornets owner Michael Jordan. (Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images)

Top 5 Tweets By MJ As He Took Over Hornets Twitter Account

Surprise, surprise — Michael Jordan trash talked on Twitter. He took a selfie, too.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Phil Jackson. (Getty Images)

Phil Jackson: Kobe Worked Harder In Training Than MJ

“No one can approach that,” Phil Jackson says of Kobe Bryant’s training habits.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 21: Michael Jordan, Owner of the Charlotte Bobcats unveils the new Charlotte Hornets logo during the game against the Utah Jazz at the Time Warner Cable Arena on December 21, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Watch: Michael Jordan Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates Dream Team Next

Jordan has some important friends.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Scottie Pippen. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Watch: Scottie Pippen Jokes He’s The Greatest Bull Ever In New Commercial

Pippen is featured in a new Foot Locker commercial with a “short memory” theme.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

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